4 Safety Tips for Utility Workers

4 Safety Tips for Utility Workers

There is no doubt that utility workers face many unique challenges and hazards as part of their job responsibilities. Utility work often requires c...
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racoon in yard

5 Dangerous Diseases Spread by Raccoons

Raccoons have increasingly adapted to human settlements, and coming across one or two in your neighborhood is not uncommon. While these critters ma...
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4 Major Benefits of a Portable Generator

4 Major Benefits of a Portable Generator

A power outage can be extremely inconvenient, and sometimes even dangerous, for many home and business owners. While some power outages can be prev...
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Safety Precautions to Take When a Transformer Fails

Safety Precautions to Take When a Transformer Fails

Weather and wildlife can wreak havoc on important electrical systems and are often the culprits of failed transformers. When a transformer fails, i...
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4 Dangerous Diseases Spread by Rodents

4 Dangerous Diseases Spread by Rodents

Rodents are associated with a number of health risks. These small animals can carry many dangerous diseases that can spread directly to humans and ...
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How to Keep Your Attic Snake Free

How to Keep Your Attic Snake Free

The last thing any homeowner wants is a snake in their attic. Unfortunately, snakes are great at slithering their way up and into small spaces when...
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Smartphone Apps That Come in Handy During Power Outages

Smartphone Apps That Come in Handy During Power Outages

Installing Critter Guard's Pole Guard and Line Guard products is one of the best investments that homeowners and utility companies can make to prev...
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Prepare Your Home for Winter Power Outages

Prepare Your Home for Winter Power Outages

Are you prepared to weather a winter power outage? Whether they’re caused by ice-sheathed power lines, powerful blizzards, or critter damage, winte...
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generator when power loss

Is a Generator Worth the Cost?

If your area experiences frequent power outages, you may be trying to decide if a generator would be beneficial for your home. If you’re thinking a...
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candles lit during power outage

4 Power Outage Safety Tips

As most power outages occur with little to no warning, it’s important to make sure you’re prepared at all times. A power outage can be caused by bo...
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candlelight during power outage

Is Your Business Prepared for a Power Outage?

Every year, thousands of businesses experience power outages. According to the Federal Emergency Management Agency, 70% of businesses will experien...
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utility worker repairing power line

Improving the Safety of Utility Workers

Repairing damaged power lines can be a dangerous job. Although the repairs utility workers make are essential, many types of damage are preventable...
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